How do you repair an alternator?

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Depends on whats wrong, first Bench test it and see how it behaves to help you get an idea of what its not doing, no output/over charging/poor output/ bad bearings etc. then Dissasemble and test each part to locate the trouble, install new parts, bench test to be sure it works then reinstall on vehical AFTER charging and testing the battery
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How do you repair the alternator on a 1997 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5L V6?

I don't know how to repair it but in order to replace it you would have to take your inkate manifold off to take it out and the tire guard to get to the bolts and when you lossen the alternator you have to play around with it to get it through the top... it seems hard but it really isn't. I have a 9 (MORE)

How do you repair the alternator on a 1984 Chevy Monte Carlo?

Don't see any date here, so I don't know how likely it is you fixed your alternator. If not, this is one of the best pieces to work on and troubleshoot. I put together a whole bunch of my own curriculum that I used for nine years in a community college auto electrical class. The operation of this sy (MORE)

How do repair a 1998 Nissan Sentra Alternator Belt?

The only way to repair a belt is to replace it. It's kinda a pain in the butt on this car, I know I did it today. There is a 8mm tensioning bolt toward the front of the car, between the alternator and the air conditioner compressor. Loosen the 14mm bolt in the center of the idler pulley, and then lo (MORE)

When a 2001 Chevy Malibu LS battery alternator starter are ok yet try to start and something clicks but won't turn over could it be cause by a faulty neutral safety switch how much to repair?

Answer . also check the ignition cylider to see if its worn. if it is the theftlock system doesn't recognize the key it will disable starting. Answer . \nThe clicking is your starter motor, what happens is the starter gets jammed when it is old and it will get stuck on the outside casing of t (MORE)

How can you REPAIR a faulty alternator of Honda Accord 92 LX if you have already removed it?

Repair faulty alternator . \nMost likely the brushes have worn down to the point to where they no longer make electrical contact with the slip rings of the rotor.\n. \nIf a Nippondenso alternator, remove the sheetmetal cover, the brush holder is a white plastic block secured by two screws. Remo (MORE)

What is the alterneator?

The alternator is the device in a vehicle's engine compartment that generates electricity. It is commonly found bolted to the engine block and driven by the belt assembly.

What does an alternator do?

An alternator is an electromechanical device that converts mechanical energy to alternating currant electrical energy.

What is an alternator for?

The alternator generates power to run the car and charge thebattery. An alternator in a vehicle generates Alternate Current (AC) insteadof Direct Current (DC) electricity to power the vehicle.

Is repair or repaired correct?

Both are correct, but which one applies depends on context. Here is an example sentence: One will repair an automobile unless it has already repaired by another. If we conjugate the verb repair, it's like this: I will repair the gate. I repair the gate. I repaired the gate. I have repaire (MORE)

Re 1989 Dodge Caravan 3L V6 your alternator is not sitting level on the engine It looks like there is a crack on the engine where the bracket connects Can this be repaired?

Is it on the engine or the part that bolts to the engine? The alternator bracket is a large part that bolts to the engine and you can see very little of it .We've spent 2 days trying to find a used one.Same thing 1989 3.0 voyager. Alternator sittng slightly crooked and developed a annoying noise tha (MORE)

How do you repair a Pontiac Montana 2000 turn signal that just flashes quickly but doesn't alternate with the other bulb?

I take it the "doesn't alternate with the other bulb" refers to theone front side marker being weaker than the front facing indicatorlight when that turn signal is on.. There is a ground fault in oneof your wire connections into your taillight. This will alsomanifest itself as dash blinkers coming o (MORE)

What is alternator?

It is a device that converts mechanical energy to electrical energy on a car. It works by:the alternator creates an electric field by spinning a magnetic rotor with direct current inside stator windings. an ac voltage is developed and rectified dc. this voltage is compared to the battery voltage and (MORE)

How do you repair smoking alternator?

A smoking alternator is usually repaired by replacing theregulator, diode pack, brushes, and bearing. For more severedamage, a new or refurbished unit must be used.

What are alternatives?

You have alternatives when there is more than one possibility and you can choose between at least two things.

What is alternator do?

This is an easy answer. The alternator is hooked (through wires blue and black) to the battery. So every time you start an engine the alternator kicks on and charges the battery. That's practically how it works. To add a bit to the above- an alternator produces an alternating electrical curre (MORE)

What is a alternator?

The devices that develop electric power are a generator (for direct current), or an alternator (alternating current). In a car, an alternator is used, with a rectifier, because of size and weight considerations.

Can an alternator be repaired or does it have to be replaced?

The field winding carbon brush may have worn down and need replacing. The unit can be tested by spinning the pulley and applying +12 volts to the field winding if the pulley now resists turning it is generating electricity. The diode pack may need replacement but they are pretty robust these days, T (MORE)

Cost to repair a 1989 toyo Camry le 4 cylinder alternator?

I'm not sure how many billable hours they charge for this but here's a ball park estimate. $125 for alternator (Autozone) they'll charge you a few bucks on top of that. Maybe $3-400 total depending on mechanic. They will also recommend you change your belts too. While the alternator is pulled (MORE)

How do you repair an alternator in a 1994 Ford Probe?

ok i have a 1994 ford probe 2.0, it should be the same, the alternator is behide the engine, i did it with just normal tools and didnt have to remove the cross member or half shaft, what i did is 1 remove negative terminal 2 jack the car up as far as you can 3 i unloosend the bolt that moves t (MORE)

How do you repair an alternator on 98 Mercury Mystique?

1. Put the front of the car on jackstands and dis-connect the negative battery cable. 2. Remove passenger side wheel and lower splash guards. Using low profile 3/8" socket wrench or breaker bar, remove the serpentine belt from the alternator pulley. 3. Dis-connect the passenger side tie rod from the (MORE)

What is the difference between alternate and alternative?

'Alternative' suggests a substitute whereas 'alternate' suggests a variation in sequence. If you want to book a particular room in a hotel and you find that the room is already booked, the hotel could offer you alternative accommodation. If a shop is not open every day but say on Monday/Wednes (MORE)

What is an alternative answer?

A second answer, perfectly proper, to a question. "is light a wave?". Well, "yes". But also, "yes and no". It implies that the question needs refining.

How do you repair alternator on 2000 mercury sable ls?

Repairing the alternator is not a do-it-yourself project. Replacing them is the typical approach. If you have the smaller size 3.0 "Vulcan" engine, the alternator is on top of the engine. Pretty easy replacement. The 3.0 Duratech engine alternator on the otherhand is down on the bottom - ac (MORE)

What are the alternatives to tendon repair surgery?

There are no alternatives to surgery for tendon repair as of 2003; however,research is providing encouraging findings.may lead to a new drug that would improve the speed and durability of healing.Prolotherapy represents a less invasive alternative.

Any alternative for a broken muffler' you don't have enough savings to have my car being repaired by an expert I'll appreciate any advice?

Yeah, I agree that mufflers may fall prey to rust and can even fall off due to excessive rusting. It is still best to have a specialist look into it. But in any case, as an alternative, use a muffler repair tape to bring down the noise level and reduce exhaust emissions. This aluminum foil tape is r (MORE)

Are there any alternatives to meningocele repair?

There is no alternative to surgical repair. Risk of infection and damage to the spine and brain is high with an opening to the spine, so surgery is necessary to close the opening and drain the excess fluid that could put pressure on the brain.

What alternatives are there to femoral hernia repair?

There are no medical or surgical alternatives to a femoral hernia repair other than watchful waiting. There is some risk that the hernia will enlarge, however, which increases the risk of incarceration or strangulation.

What are some alternative methods to HVAC repair?

I believe Hvac repair is for cleaning air conditioners. An alternative would be to do it yourself, though a bit tough to do. You will need a powerful vacuum with a suction tipped end, not a regular vacuum. If you acquire one of these, then simply disassemble your AC and then vacuum it out and finall (MORE)

What does a repair clinic repair?

"A Repair Clinic is a business that specifies in diagnosing, refurbishing and repairing any item that needs fixing. There is no specific item they repair. Depends on what type of repair clinic it is, anything from ipods to car parts."

What is the role of a Alternator Repairer?

The alternator of a car is responsible for charging the car battery. Someone who repairs a broken alternator ensures that the alternator works again and continues to keep the car battery charged.

How do you repair How do you repair stripped threads?

In an item into which a bolt goes, the item can be repaired by using a helicoil insert, once the damaged thread has been prepared to a larger size using a helicoil tap. The insert has a matching larger outer diameter, and has an inner diameter to match the original thread size. Also an inserting too (MORE)